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NamibRand Nature Reserve

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Absolutley Stunning Tour with Wild Wind Safaris

We did a 3 day tour with Wild Wind Safaris - which was one of the most amazing and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KrigGB
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Zug, Switzerland
Truly unique - go with Tok Tokkie Trails

We had the most wonderful time, walking (ambling) with Tok Tokkie Trails (not on TA). It's just... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
MikeK909
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London, United Kingdom
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This reserve represents all facets of diverse desert landscapes.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a 3 day tour with Wild Wind Safaris - which was one of the most amazing and beautiful experiences. Nature at it's best. We would definitely recommend doing this tour with a tour company and not self-drive for a number of reasons, you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

We had the most wonderful time, walking (ambling) with Tok Tokkie Trails (not on TA). It's just magical, the scenery and colours are mindblowing and the skies - the nearest streetlight is 135 km away - it's not a Dark Sky Reserve for nothing! Sleeping...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

The dunes and pans are a unique wonder that should not missed in any trip to southern Africa. Be aware the gates close at sunset to the camping area so be sure you are at camp by sunset.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sanddsheppard
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Namibia on the whole was an eye-opener for us. We travel a lot but this is the first time we've visited a large country with a tiny population of less than 3 million. The NamibRand Nature Reserve is absolutely, gloriously beautiful. The intense colors, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank planetaugust
Reviewed 25 August 2018

The NamibRand Nature Reserve is a few hours away from Swakopmund or Windhoek through a good road. When you arrive there, all worries with the heat or traffic vanish. The view is spectacular and the sense of vastness and void become very strong. Remember to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Paulo Roberto P
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

WOW desert liver would be well serve in Namib Desert reserve, sunrise in dune 45 was delicious and Deadvlei is a pure pice of art. Don’t forget to wake up early.

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank GuenonChienne
Reviewed 18 August 2018

If you are expecting to see a lot of wildlife this will likely be a disappointment. Even so, an interesting learning experience about the desert and how it can provide a living for the many creatures that call it home.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We did the Tok Tokkie Trails 3 day / 2 night hike through the NamibRand Nature Reserve in May and absolutely loved it. (It’s taken some time to write this review as I’ve been writing all my other Namibia reviews and Adventurous Flashpacker blogs in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Vast dunes of red dunes shaped by wind over eons. Its amazing that animals survive in this harsh environment, but they do. We took a Cessna flight over the area and it was SPECTACULAR! GO early when the light is just coming up to see...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank ks358
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The Tok Tokkie Trail is an exquisite camping experience under only the stars, comparable to no other as walks across the desert are easy (nothing to carry except the water you need), the very erudite guide, Richardo, will tell you about insects, wildlife, minerals and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Erylis
28 February 2017|
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Response from Karel V | Reviewed this property |
Where you get in, is where you get out. It is a tour. No way to do it differently in my opinion
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Hilary Nonofo M
14 December 2016|
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Response from ChrisTiane1415 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry not being in a position to answer your question..... You will have to go directly on Google and check the offers you can find. There are camping places but not many. I didn't camp when I visited NamibRand !
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Jill P
26 November 2016|
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Response from andreasws2016 | Reviewed this property |
1) Yes it's possible if you are an absolute sucker for driving endless hours nonstop. No it's NOT recommended and no it's NOT worth it. To "really see" the Nature Reserve you have to go on (at least) one drive with them in... More
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